US PGA 2013

8th-11th August

Matt Kuchar - Profile

Matt Kuchar: Top 10 in the last two Masters

Matt Kuchar: Top 10 in the last two Masters

Eighth and third in the last two Masters, Augusta looks a good bet to witness Kuchar's first major.

* Won US Amateur in 1997. Finished as low amateur in both 1998 Masters (T21st) and 1998 US Open (T14th).

* 6 PGA Tour wins: 2002 Honda Classic, 2009 Turning Stone Resort Championship, 2010 The Barclays, 2011 Players Championship, 2013 WGC-Accenture Match Play Championship, 2013 Memorial Tournament.

* Won 2011 PGA Tour Money List with $4,910,477.

* End of year world ranking over last five years - 2007: 202, 2008: 135th, 2009: 61st, 2010: 13th, 2011: 11th, 2012: 21st, 2013: 7th. Peak ranking 4th in June 2013. Has spent nearly 100 weeks in the world's top 10.

* Played in two Ryder Cups (2010, 2012). On losing team both times but has winning record of 0.57 (4pts from 7 matches).

* Only twice outside the top 30 in 14 of last 16 majors. Best of tied third in 2012 Masters.

Player Details

  • Nationality: United States
  • Date Of Birth: 21/06/1978
  • Birth Place: Winter Park, Florida
  • Height: 6ft 4
Recent Stroke Play Results
Date Tournament Pos Score Total To Par
2014 Masters T5 73+71+68+74 286 -2
2014 Shell Houston Open 2 66+67+68+72 273 -15
2014 Valero Texas Open T4 70+72+65+75 282 282
2014 Valspar Championship T38 73+71+69+74 287 3
2014 WGC -Cadillac Championship T13 69+74+74+74 291 291
2014 WGC - Accenture Match Play T9 - - -
Grand Slam History
  2014201320122011201020092008
US Masters T5T8T3T27T24--
US Open -T28T27T14T6-T48
The Open Championship -T15T9-T27--
US PGA Championship -T22-T19T10--